Daddy's home: here's the 100MP Hasselblad X2D

Hasselblad X2D
(Image credit: James Artaius)

Business just picked up, as the Hasselblad X2D 100C has just been launched by the Swedish manufacturer – and it's an absolute medium format powerhouse.

Packing a 100MP medium format back-side illuminated image sensor, the X2D delivers 15 stops of dynamic range and native 16-bit color. And we can attest that the images it delivers are absolutely stunning – you can see our first samples in our hands on Hasselblad X2D review

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.